7 January 2021 to 10 April 2021

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“There’s nothing as inspiring as looking at this exhibition and seeing what can be achieved; I hope you enjoy it!”  - Griff Rhys Jones

Featuring works created in pastel, pencil, chalk and charcoal, The Pastel Society is recognised as foremost in its field, a magnet for brilliant exponents of the pastel medium showing the work of leading contemporary artists as well as encouraging work by new artists yet to be established. Artists use the medium for its vibrant colour, vitality and immediacy. Visitors can be confident of seeing a variety of approaches.

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Selected Works

Click on an image to enquire about purchasing a work from this exhibition

Line-Kevin-Nick-Sanders.-Man-And-Machine.jpg

Nick Sanders, Man and Machine

Kevin Line

Charcoal
84 x 59 cm (113 x 87 cm framed)
£2,800
MacDiarmid-Catherine-Bruised-1.jpg

Bruised 1

Catherine MacDiarmid

Charcoal
36 x 27 cm (55 x 46 cm framed)
£550
Magill-Anne-September.jpg

September

Anne Magill

Pastel
120 x 120 cm (125 x 125 cm framed)
£25,000
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Max

Daniel Martirossian

Charcoal
122 x 122 cm (124 x 124 cm framed)
£750
Mcmanus-Annie-Plants-By-The-Pond-Evening.jpg

Plants by the Pond, Evening

Annie McManus

Pastel
42 x 30 cm
£450
McNeill-Farmer-Mirka-Portrait-Of-Maestro.jpg

Portrait of Maestro

Mirka McNeill Farmer

Charcoal, conté & pastel
41 x 31 cm (50 x 40 cm framed)
£400
Mill-Eleanor-A-Gateway-To-Source-New-York.jpg

A Gateway to Source, New York

Eleanor Mill

Pencil
70 x 70 cm (85 x 85 cm framed)
£9,500
Morley-Sarah-St-Anns-Square-Manchester-At-Chinese-New-Year.jpg

St Ann's Square Manchester at Chinese New Year

Sarah Morley

Charcoal & pastel
58 x 64 cm (67 x 75 cm framed)
£550
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Crovie

Jan Munro PS

Pastel
48 x 48 cm (70 x 70 cm framed)
£850
Munro-Jan-Little-White-Table-And-Fig.jpg

Little White Table and Fig

Jan Munro PS

Pastel
52 x 44 cm (75 x 66 cm framed)
£895
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Sandend

Jan Munro PS

Pastel
46 x 46 cm (68 x 68 cm framed)
£850
Munro-Jan-The-Rooftops-At-Robin-Hoods-Bay.jpg

The Rooftops at Robin Hood's Bay

Jan Munro PS

Pastel
26 x 26 cm (48 x 48 cm framed)
£425
Munro-Jan-Two-Cherries-And-A-Fig.jpg

Two Cherries and a Fig

Jan Munro PS

Pastel
45 x 45 cm (67 x 67 cm framed)
£850
Murray-Paul-Grey-Vase-And-White-Jug.jpg

Grey Vase and White Jug

Paul Murray

Pastel & collage
40 x 40 cm (66 x 64 cm framed)
£1,400
Nast-Elizabeth-Bradford-End-Of-The-Dark-Satanic-Mills.jpg

Bradford, End of the Dark Satanic Mills

Elizabeth Nast

Pastel
28 x 70 cm (58 x 100 cm framed)
£695
Nast-Elizabeth-Whitechapel-Disappearing.jpg

Whitechapel Disappearing

Elizabeth Nast

Pastel
42 x 57 cm (72 x 87 cm framed)
£895
Norman-Michael-Great-Bay-St-Martins.jpg

Great Bay, St Martins

Michael Norman PS

Pastel
48 x 63 cm (67 x 82 cm framed)
£1,500
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Lawrence's Bay, St Martins

Michael Norman PS

Pastel
35 x 50 cm (50 x 64 cm framed)
£850
Norman-Michael-The-Sands-of-St-Martins.jpg

The Sand of St Martins

Michael Norman PS

Pastel
48 x 63 cm (67 x 82 cm framed)
£1,500
Paine-Ken-Pull the Other One.jpg

Pull the Other One (2005)

Ken Paine PS (1926-2020)

Pastel
55 x 47 cm (80 x 74 cm framed)
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The City Dweller (2000)

Ken Paine PS (1926-2020)

Pastel
70 x 52 cm (96 x 78 cm framed)
Paulangelo-Nancy-The-Ginger-Girl.jpg

The Ginger Girl

Nancy Paulangelo

Sanguine & white chalk
30 x 27 cm (40 x 40 cm framed)
£300
Pearce-John-N-Yusuf-Blayachi-Playing.jpg

Yusuf B'layachi Playing

John N. Pearce

Charcoal & pastel
65 x 50 cm (75 x 60 cm framed)
£450
Perkins-Jayne-Boat-Cove-Cornwall.jpg

Boat Cove, Cornwall

Jayne Perkins

Pastel
60 x 50 cm (85 x 75 cm framed)
£875
Perkins-Jayne-Dartmoor-Mud.jpg

Dartmoor Mud

Jayne Perkins

Pastel
50 x 60 cm (75 x 85 cm framed)
£875

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Artist demonstration
13 January 2021 to 10 April 2021
A short video created using a series of still photographs taken as the artist's painting developed
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Artist demonstration
13 January 2021 to 10 April 2021
Enjoy a series of thirteen short videos
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Special event
27 January 2021
The Welsh comedian introduces The Pastel Society’s 122nd Annual Exhibition via video, to coincide with the online announcement of this year’s prize winners
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Artist demonstration
30 January 2021
Tony Allain will demonstrate painting a winter scene from a small coloured sketch, live on Facebook
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Artist demonstration
3 February 2021
Pastel Demonstration by Tom Walker PS
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Artist demonstration
6 February 2021
Pastel Demonstration by Roger Dellar PS RI ROI, live on Zoom